Gary W. Coker, a principal with the firm, is a native of Jasper, Texas. For 30 years, Gary has represented financial institutions, businesses and individuals primarily in the areas of business organizations and transactions, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, real estate, health law and Estate Planning Attorney Beaumont Texas and probate. Gary is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Ratings and is licensed to practice in all Texas state courts and the United States District Court for the Eastern, Southern, Western and Northern Districts of Texas, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Jefferson County Bar Association, Texas Association of Bank Council, and is a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas and is an active member of Westgate Memorial Baptist Church in Beaumont. Gary is also a certified mediator.